Feedback from the discussion will play a vital part in shaping the future of education in Scotland.

The Let’s Go Zero campaign is calling on the new Education Secretary to retrofit every school in the country with energy saving solutions, to ensure they stop leaking heat, carbon emissions and money. 

One in five teachers and head teachers (19%) believe addressing the attainment gap will be the biggest challenge this autumn terms, according to new research from Renaissance.

The Energy Bill Relief Scheme will see it provide a discount on wholesale gas and electricity prices for non-domestic customers, including schools.

With rising energy bills and the effects of the climate crisis impacting schools around the UK, four schools have opened this September with buildings that operate at net zero.

The study aims to test the hypothesis that teacher retention rates are higher in Wales than in England as a result of the different education policy approaches taken.

This free Guide has useful information and gives guidance on how schools can navigate these turbulent times, whilst still delivering high quality, nutritious meals that pupils will enjoy.

The SSTA, which represents more than 6,500 members in Scottish secondary schools, has found that 80% of its members reject the pay 5% pay offer from COSLA

The Mayor is reiterating his call on the Government to make healthy free school meals available to all primary school children to help with the spiralling cost-of-living

Helen Browning from the Soil Association has written open letter to Liz Truss, asking for the immediate implementation of universal free school meals for all Key Stage Two children.

Former teacher Jonathan Gullis has been made a minister at the Department for Education (DfE).

Schools will be closed on Monday 19 September, the date of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s State Funeral, which has been made a bank holiday.


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